Observation 154993: Gautieria Vittad.

Part of the US Forest Service 2011-2013 Southern Cascades Fungi Survey.
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FS Collection #4000

Collected by Noah Siegel, specimen to be deposited in the SFSU herbarium.

An undescribed species know to us by the working name “Banana Gaut”. It’s a common spring fruiting Gautieria that has a very strong and distinctive odor of caramel bananas with a slight underlying acetone odor.

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Daniel Nicholson, US Forest Service

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